From the dirt to our plate; the trials and realities of first-time farm ownership

Posts tagged ‘ducks’

Community Chickens – Essential Oils & Your Flock

You don’t have to be afraid of using essential oils with your flock.  With a little oil basics you too can learn to use them safely…


Duck For Dinner

I knew that day would come when I’d have to ‘thin the herd’ so to speak.  I had absolutely no intention of butchering ducks this morning…


My Poultry Drinker Reviews

As promised I’m here to review a few of the poultry watering options I’ve personally had experience with.  There are certainly pros and cons to the…


Week 21: Kitchen Euphoria…Nearly

WEEK 21 We are nearly there.  I see the finish line.  I can almost taste it!   Week 21 has been one crazy, whirlwind of a…


Week 20: Duck Eggs & Bacon, Anyone?

WEEK 20 Holy smokes!  It’s been 20 weeks or 5 months since we officially started this crazy journey!  Time has passed fairly quickly but in some…


Week 15: We Hit the Floor (low low low)

WEEK 15 – better late than never! Yup, my title was an irresistible homage to Flo-Rida and T-Pain. This week was all about floors. Hardwood and…